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Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 3
Adverse Drug Reaction
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
Types of Adverse Reactions p. 34
Primary Actions
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
Primary Actions... Secondary Actions... Hypersensitivity Reactions
Overdose; extension of the desired effect
Adverse Drug Reaction
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
28 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 1
Adverse Effects
Brand Name
Chemical Name
Drugs
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug
chemicals that are introduced into the body to bring about so…
Adverse Effects
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
Brand Name
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
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Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 6
Alternative Therapy
Biological Weapons
Cost Comparison
Internet
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
so called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
a comparison of the relative costs of the same drug provided…
the world wide digital information system accessed through ou…
Alternative Therapy
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
Biological Weapons
so called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
28 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 1
Adverse Effects
Brand Name
Chemical Name
Drugs
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug
chemicals that are introduced into the body to bring about so…
Adverse Effects
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
Brand Name
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
43 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 1
Adverse Effects
Brand Name
Chemical Name
Drugs
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug
chemicals that are introduced into the body to bring about so…
Adverse Effects
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
Brand Name
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
18 terms
Ch. 1: Focus on Nursing Pharmacology (Karch)
adverse effects
brand name
chemical name
drugs
drug effects that are not the desired therapeutic effects; ma…
name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that devel…
name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug
chemicals that are introduced into the body to bring about so…
adverse effects
drug effects that are not the desired therapeutic effects; ma…
brand name
name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that devel…
19 terms
Ch. 2: Focus on Nursing Pharmacology (Karch)
absorption
active transport
chemotherapeutic agents
critical concentration
what happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
the movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
synthetic chemicals used to interfere with the functioning of…
the concentration a drug must reach in the tissues that respo…
absorption
what happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
active transport
the movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
14 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 4
Assessment
Evaluation
Implementation
Nursing
information gathering regarding the current status of a parti…
part of the nursing process; determining the effects of the i…
actions undertaken to meet a patients needs, such as administ…
the art of nurturing and administering to the sick, combined…
Assessment
information gathering regarding the current status of a parti…
Evaluation
part of the nursing process; determining the effects of the i…
14 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 4
Assessment
Evaluation
Implementation
Nursing
information gathering regarding the current status of a parti…
part of the nursing process; determining the effects of the i…
actions undertaken to meet a patients needs, such as administ…
the art of nurturing and administering to the sick, combined…
Assessment
information gathering regarding the current status of a parti…
Evaluation
part of the nursing process; determining the effects of the i…
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Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 39
andropause
corpus luteum
estrogen
follicle
decrease in gonadal function in males, associated with advaci…
yellow endocrine tissue that forms in a ruptured Graafian fol…
hormones produced by the ovary, placenta and adrenal gland; s…
storage site of each ovum in the ovary; allows the ovum to gr…
andropause
decrease in gonadal function in males, associated with advaci…
corpus luteum
yellow endocrine tissue that forms in a ruptured Graafian fol…
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Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 3
Adverse Drug Reaction
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
Types of Adverse Reactions p. 34
Primary Actions
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
Primary Actions... Secondary Actions... Hypersensitivity Reactions
Overdose; extension of the desired effect
Adverse Drug Reaction
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
28 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 3
Adverse Drug Reaction
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
Types of Adverse Reactions p. 34
Primary Actions
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
Primary Actions... Secondary Actions... Hypersensitivity Reactions
Overdose; extension of the desired effect
Adverse Drug Reaction
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
14 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 4
Assessment
Evaluation
Implementation
Nursing
information gathering regarding the current status of a parti…
part of the nursing process; determining the effects of the i…
actions undertaken to meet a patients needs, such as administ…
the art of nurturing and administering to the sick, combined…
Assessment
information gathering regarding the current status of a parti…
Evaluation
part of the nursing process; determining the effects of the i…
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Ch. 13 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
Ascaris
cestode
filariasis
helminth
the most prevalent helminthic infection; fertilized round- wo…
tapeworm with a head and segmented body parts that is capable…
infection of the blood and tissues of healthy individuals by…
worm that can cause disease by invading the human body
Ascaris
the most prevalent helminthic infection; fertilized round- wo…
cestode
tapeworm with a head and segmented body parts that is capable…
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Ch. 11 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
azoles
Candida
ergosterol
fungus
a group of drugs used to treat fungal infections
fungus that is normally found on mucous membranes;... can cause…
steroid-type protein found in the cell membrane... of fungi; sim…
a cellular organism with a hard cell wall that contains chiti…
azoles
a group of drugs used to treat fungal infections
Candida
fungus that is normally found on mucous membranes;... can cause…
33 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology - Amy M. Karch - Chapter 1
Adverse Effects
Brand Name
Chemical Name
Drugs
The undesired, unpleasant, or even dangerous results some dru…
The name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that d…
The name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug.
Chemicals that are introduced into the body to bring about so…
Adverse Effects
The undesired, unpleasant, or even dangerous results some dru…
Brand Name
The name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that d…
8 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 5
Apothecary system
Conversion
Metric system
Household ystem
A very old system of measure that was specifically developed…
Finding the equivalent values between two systems of measure
The most widely used system of measure, based on the decimal…
The measuring system that is found in recipe books.
Apothecary system
A very old system of measure that was specifically developed…
Conversion
Finding the equivalent values between two systems of measure
22 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 41
anabolic steroids
androgenic effects
androgens
hirsutism
-analogues of testosterone that have been developed to produc…
effects associated with development of male sexual characteri…
-male sex hormones, primarily testosterone; produced in the t…
hair distribution associated with male secondary sex characte…
anabolic steroids
-analogues of testosterone that have been developed to produc…
androgenic effects
effects associated with development of male sexual characteri…
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Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 40
Uterine Motility Drugs: Abortifacients…
Fertility Drugs
Oxytocics (works in the uterus)
Progestins (works in the ovum)
drugs used to stimulate uterine contractions and promote evac…
drugs used to stimulate ovulation and pregnancy in women with…
Drugs that act like the hypothalamic hormone ocytocin; they s…
The endogenous female hormone progesterone and its various de…
Uterine Motility Drugs: Abortifacients…
drugs used to stimulate uterine contractions and promote evac…
Fertility Drugs
drugs used to stimulate ovulation and pregnancy in women with…
58 terms
Ch. 10 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AI…
AIDS-related complex (ARC)
CCR5 coreceptor antagonist
cytomegalovirus (CMV)
collection of opportunistic infections and cancers that occur…
collection of less serious opportunistic infections with HIV…
a drug that blocks the receptor site the HIV virus needs to i…
DNA virus that accounts for many respiratory, ophthalmic, and…
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AI…
collection of opportunistic infections and cancers that occur…
AIDS-related complex (ARC)
collection of less serious opportunistic infections with HIV…
25 terms
Ch. 15 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
antibodies
antigen
arachidonic acid
autoimmune disease
immunoglobulins; produced by B cell plasma cells in response…
foreign protein
released from injured cells to stimulate the... inflammatory res…
a disorder that occurs when the body... responds to specific sel…
antibodies
immunoglobulins; produced by B cell plasma cells in response…
antigen
foreign protein
24 terms
Ch.17 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
immune stimulant
immune suppressant
monoclonal antibodies
recombinant DNA technology
drug used to energize the immune system when it is exhausted…
drug used to block or suppress the actions of the T cells and…
specific antibodies produced by a single clone of B cells to…
use of bacteria to produce chemicals normally produced by hum…
immune stimulant
drug used to energize the immune system when it is exhausted…
immune suppressant
drug used to block or suppress the actions of the T cells and…
23 terms
Ch. 16 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
analgesic
anti-inflammatory agents
antipyretic
chrysotherapy
compounds with pain-blocking properties, capable of producing…
drugs that block the effects of the inflammatory response
blocking fever, often by direct effects on the ther- moregula…
treatment with gold salts; gold is taken up by macrophages, w…
analgesic
compounds with pain-blocking properties, capable of producing…
anti-inflammatory agents
drugs that block the effects of the inflammatory response
8 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 5
Apothecary system
Conversion
Metric system
Household ystem
A very old system of measure that was specifically developed…
Finding the equivalent values between two systems of measure
The most widely used system of measure, based on the decimal…
The measuring system that is found in recipe books.
Apothecary system
A very old system of measure that was specifically developed…
Conversion
Finding the equivalent values between two systems of measure
30 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology - Amy H. Karch - Chapter 16
Analgesic
Anti-inflammatory agents
Antipyretic
Chrysotherapy
A compound with pain-blocking properties and capable of produ…
Drugs that block the effects of the inflammatory response
Fever blocking properties, often by direct effects on the the…
Treatment with gold salts; gold is taken up by macrophages, w…
Analgesic
A compound with pain-blocking properties and capable of produ…
Anti-inflammatory agents
Drugs that block the effects of the inflammatory response
32 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 2
Absorption
Active Transport
Chemotherapeutic Agents
Critical Concentration
what happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
the movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
synthetic chemicals used to interfere with the functioning of…
the concentration a drug must reach in the tissues that respo…
Absorption
what happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
Active Transport
the movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
31 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology - Amy M. Karch - Chapter 3
Blood dyscracia
Stomatitis
Overdose
Hypersensitivity reaction
This is bone marrow suppression caused by the effects of cert…
Inflammation of the mucous membranes related to drug effects…
This causes damage to multiple body systems and has the poten…
Excessive responsiveness to either the primary or the seconda…
Blood dyscracia
This is bone marrow suppression caused by the effects of cert…
Stomatitis
Inflammation of the mucous membranes related to drug effects…
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Ch. 12 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
amebiasis
Anopheles mosquito
cinchonism
giardiasis
amebic dysentery, which is caused by intestinal invasion of t…
type of mosquito that is essential to the life cycle of Plasm…
syndrome of quinine toxicity characterized by nausea, vomitin…
protozoal intestinal infection that causes severe diarrhea an…
amebiasis
amebic dysentery, which is caused by intestinal invasion of t…
Anopheles mosquito
type of mosquito that is essential to the life cycle of Plasm…
31 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology - Amy M. Karch - Chapter 2
Absorption
Intravenous administration
Active transport
Chemotherapeutic agents
What happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
Permit drugs to directly enter the circulating blood, bypassi…
The movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
Synthetic chemicals used to interfere with the functioning of…
Absorption
What happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
Intravenous administration
Permit drugs to directly enter the circulating blood, bypassi…
9 terms
Ch. 8 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
bactericidal
bacteriostatic
culture
prophylaxis
substance that causes the death of bacteria, usually by inter…
substance that prevents the replication of bacteria, usually…
sample of the bacteria (e.g., from sputum, cell scrapings, ur…
treatment to prevent an infection before it occurs, as in the…
bactericidal
substance that causes the death of bacteria, usually by inter…
bacteriostatic
substance that prevents the replication of bacteria, usually…
37 terms
Ch. 6: Focus on Nursing Pharmacology (Karch)
alternative therapy
biological weapons
cost comparison
Internet
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
so-called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
a comparison of the relative cost of the same drug provided b…
the worldwide digital information system accessed through com…
alternative therapy
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
biological weapons
so-called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
14 terms
Ch. 11 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
azoles
Candida
ergosterol
fungus
a group of drugs used to treat fungal infections
fungus that is normally found on mucous membranes;... can cause…
steroid-type protein found in the cell membrane... of fungi; sim…
a cellular organism with a hard cell wall that contains chiti…
azoles
a group of drugs used to treat fungal infections
Candida
fungus that is normally found on mucous membranes;... can cause…
19 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology: Drugs and the Body
Absorption
Active Transport
Chemotherapeutic Agents
Critical Concentration
What happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
The movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
Synthetic chemicals used to interfere with the functioning of…
The concentration a drug must reach in the tissues that respo…
Absorption
What happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
Active Transport
The movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
66 terms
Ch. 9 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
aerobic
anaerobic
antibiotic
gram-negative
bacteria that depend on oxygen for survival
bacteria that survive without oxygen, which are often... seen wh…
chemical that is able to inhibit the growth of specific... bacte…
bacteria that accept a negative stain and are... frequently asso…
aerobic
bacteria that depend on oxygen for survival
anaerobic
bacteria that survive without oxygen, which are often... seen wh…
37 terms
Ch. 6: Focus on Nursing Pharmacology (Karch)
alternative therapy
biological weapons
cost comparison
Internet
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
so-called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
a comparison of the relative cost of the same drug provided b…
the worldwide digital information system accessed through com…
alternative therapy
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
biological weapons
so-called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
42 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology - Amy H. Karch - Chapter 15
Antibodies
Antigen
Arachidoinic Acid
Autoimmune Disease
Immunoglobulins produced by B cell plasma cells in response t…
Foreign protein
Released from injured cells to stimulate the inflammatory res…
A disorder that occurs when the body responds to specific sel…
Antibodies
Immunoglobulins produced by B cell plasma cells in response t…
Antigen
Foreign protein
15 terms
Focus On Nursing Pharmacology 6th Edition Karch Chapter 2
Pharmacodynamics facts
Drug Action
Receptor Cells... (lock and key)
Pharmacokinetics
Pharmacodynamics is the science of dealing with interactions…
Replace or act as a substitute for missing chemicals... To incre…
Receptor site reacts to certain chemicals.... The better the fit…
1. Onset of drug action... 2. Drug half-life... 3. Timing of the pe…
Pharmacodynamics facts
Pharmacodynamics is the science of dealing with interactions…
Drug Action
Replace or act as a substitute for missing chemicals... To incre…
27 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 3
Adverse Drug Reaction
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
Types of Adverse Reactions p. 34
Primary Actions
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
Primary Actions... Secondary Actions... Hypersensitivity Reactions
Overdose; extension of the desired effect
Adverse Drug Reaction
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
27 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 3
Adverse Drug Reaction
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
Types of Adverse Reactions p. 34
Primary Actions
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
Primary Actions... Secondary Actions... Hypersensitivity Reactions
Overdose; extension of the desired effect
Adverse Drug Reaction
Undesired effects of drugs that may are unpleasant but may al…
Reasons Adverse Drug Reactions Occur
The drug may have other effects on the body besides the thera…
11 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 6
Alternative Therapy
Biological Weapons
Cost Comparison
Internet
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
so called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
a comparison of the relative costs of the same drug provided…
the world wide digital information system accessed through ou…
Alternative Therapy
includes herbs and other "natural" products as often found in…
Biological Weapons
so called germ warfare; the use of bacteria, viruses, and par…
9 terms
Ch. 8 - Karch - Focus on Nursing Pharmacology
bactericidal
bacteriostatic
culture
prophylaxis
substance that causes the death of bacteria, usually by inter…
substance that prevents the replication of bacteria, usually…
sample of the bacteria (e.g., from sputum, cell scrapings, ur…
treatment to prevent an infection before it occurs, as in the…
bactericidal
substance that causes the death of bacteria, usually by inter…
bacteriostatic
substance that prevents the replication of bacteria, usually…
28 terms
Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Chapter 1
Adverse Effects
Brand Name
Chemical Name
Drugs
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug
chemicals that are introduced into the body to bring about so…
Adverse Effects
drugs effects that are not to the desired therapeutic affects…
Brand Name
name given to a drug the pharmaceutical company that develope…
19 terms
Ch. 2: Focus on Nursing Pharmacology (Karch)
absorption
active transport
chemotherapeutic agents
critical concentration
what happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
the movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
synthetic chemicals used to interfere with the functioning of…
the concentration a drug must reach in the tissues that respo…
absorption
what happens to a drug from the time it enters the body until…
active transport
the movement of substances across a cell membrane against the…
34 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology Edition 6 Ch. 1
Pharmacology
Sources of Drugs
Drugs derived from Rinicus communis pl…
Drugs derived from Digitalis purpurea…
Pharmacology is the study of the biological effects of chemic…
Natural Sources... Plants... Synthetic version of the active chemic…
Product: Seed, oil, castor oil
Product: Leaves, digitals leaf
Pharmacology
Pharmacology is the study of the biological effects of chemic…
Sources of Drugs
Natural Sources... Plants... Synthetic version of the active chemic…
48 terms
Focus On Nursing Pharmacology(Ed.6) : Vocabulary Ch.1-4
Adverse Effects
Brand Name
Chemical Name:
Drugs:
Drug Effects that are not the desired therapeutic effects;may…
Name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that devel…
Name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug
Chemicals that are introduced into the body bring about some…
Adverse Effects
Drug Effects that are not the desired therapeutic effects;may…
Brand Name
Name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that devel…
33 terms
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology - Amy M. Karch - Chapter 1
Adverse Effects
Brand Name
Chemical Name
Drugs
The undesired, unpleasant, or even dangerous results some dru…
The name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that d…
The name that reflects the chemical structure of a drug.
Chemicals that are introduced into the body to bring about so…
Adverse Effects
The undesired, unpleasant, or even dangerous results some dru…
Brand Name
The name given to a drug by the pharmaceutical company that d…
37 terms
Ch.14: Antineoplastic Agents (Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology)
alopecia
anaplasia
angiogenesis
antineoplastic agent
hair loss; a common adverse effect of many antineoplastic dru…
loss of organization and structure; property of cancer cells
the generation of new blood vessels; cancer cells release an…
drug used to combat cancer or the growth of neoplasms
alopecia
hair loss; a common adverse effect of many antineoplastic dru…
anaplasia
loss of organization and structure; property of cancer cells
66 terms
Ch. 9: Antibiotics (Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology)
aerobic
anaerobic
antibiotic
gram-negative
bacteria that depend on oxygen for survival
bacteria that survive without oxygen, which are often... seen wh…
chemical that is able to inhibit the growth of specific... bacte…
bacteria that accept a negative stain and are... frequently asso…
aerobic
bacteria that depend on oxygen for survival
anaerobic
bacteria that survive without oxygen, which are often... seen wh…
58 terms
Ch. 10: Antiviral Agents (Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology)
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AI…
AIDS-related complex (ARC)
CCR5 coreceptor antagonist
cytomegalovirus (CMV)
collection of opportunistic infections and cancers that occur…
collection of less serious opportunistic infections with HIV…
a drug that blocks the receptor site the HIV virus needs to i…
DNA virus that accounts for many respiratory, ophthalmic, and…
acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AI…
collection of opportunistic infections and cancers that occur…
AIDS-related complex (ARC)
collection of less serious opportunistic infections with HIV…
24 terms
Ch.17: Immune Modulators (Karch Focus on Nursing Pharmacology)
immune stimulant
immune suppressant
monoclonal antibodies
recombinant DNA technology
drug used to energize the immune system when it is exhausted…
drug used to block or suppress the actions of the T cells and…
specific antibodies produced by a single clone of B cells to…
use of bacteria to produce chemicals normally produced by hum…
immune stimulant
drug used to energize the immune system when it is exhausted…
immune suppressant
drug used to block or suppress the actions of the T cells and…
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